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1st Time Potter

1st Time Potter

Adults / 14 and Up

This class teaches throwing on the wheel. Weekly demonstrations focus on understanding the fundamentals of clay and gradually developing skills on the wheel. Students learn to make cylinders, bowls, plates, cups and altered forms. Glazing and surface decoration will also be taught.

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
SP-AAC015 03/30 - 05/18 FR 10:00AM - 12:00PM Meistrell, Adam $175.00 ($157.50) Enroll Now!
WI-AAC016 01/20 - 03/10 SA 10:30AM - 12:30PM Cho, Andrew $175.00 ($157.50) Class is Full
SP-AAC016 03/31 - 05/19 SA 10:30AM - 12:30PM Cho, Andrew $175.00 ($157.50) Enroll Now!
WI-AAC012 01/16 - 03/06 TU 5:30PM - 7:30PM Martinez, Antonio $175.00 ($157.50) Enroll Now!
WI-AAC011 01/22 - 03/12 MO 7:00PM - 9:00PM Woolery, Jason $175.00 ($157.50) Enroll Now!
SP-AAC012 03/27 - 05/15 TU 7:30PM - 9:30PM Martinez, Antonio $175.00 ($157.50) Enroll Now!
Adult Ballet I

Adult Ballet I

Adults/9th Grade & Up / Beginner

The adult dance program offers a variety of techniques for those experiencing dance for the first time as well as those who wish to continue a life-long interest in dance. Instructors specifically organize classes to emphasize progress over perfection and strive to inspire a joy of motion and expression.

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
WI-CDAB11 01/08 - 05/14 MO 7:45PM - 9:00PM DeYoung-Daniels, Hope $235.00 ($211.50) Enroll Now!
Adult Ballet II

Adult Ballet II

Adults/9th Grade & Up / Beginner-Intermediate

For Students who have at least 1 years of prior ballet training.

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
WI-CDAB14 01/11 - 05/17 TH 11:00AM - 12:15PM Comparato, Paige $226.00 ($203.40) Enroll Now!
Adult Ballet III

Adult Ballet III

Adults/9th Grade & Up / Intermediate

This is an intermediate-advanced level class.

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
WI-CDAB234 01/11 - 05/17 TH 9:45AM - 11:00AM Comparato, Paige $249.00 ($224.10) Enroll Now!
Adult Hip Hop

Adult Hip Hop

Adults/9th Grade & Up / All Levels

Held at: Eagles Lodge,1803 W 6th St, Lawrence, KS 66044. Learn how to bust a move! This hip hop class will leave you smiling and sweating and wanting more! Mr. Rauly will break the moves down so you will gain all the street knowledge & funk flavor you need.

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
WI-CDAHH2 01/09 - 05/15 TU 6:00PM - 7:00PM Duenas, Rauly $226.00 ($203.40) Enroll Now!
Adult Jazz

Adult Jazz

Adults/9th Grade & Up / Beginner

*CHANGE! This class is held at the Lawrence Arts Center in Studio 208.*Emphasizes classic jazz styles and builds strength and flexibility.

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
WI-CDAJ4 01/11 - 05/17 TH 8:00PM - 9:00PM Ivy, Monika $226.00 ($203.40) Enroll Now!
Adult Pilates

Adult Pilates

Adults/9th Grade & Up / All Levels

Strengthen your core and balance through mat exercises in order to create a lean, strong, and flexible body. Mats provided.

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
WI-CDAP13 01/10 - 02/28 WE 9:40AM - 10:30AM Sandefur, Ashley $120.00 ($108.00) Enroll Now!
SP-CDAP13 03/21 - 05/09 WE 9:40AM - 10:30AM Sandefur, Ashley $120.00 ($108.00) Enroll Now!
Adult Tap

Adult Tap

Adults/9th Grade & Up / All Levels

Come take this up-beat class and learn the basics of Tap. From Fred Astaire to Savion Glover, this class will cover a wide range of rhythmic styles. This class is open to all skill levels.

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
WI-CDAT4 01/11 - 05/17 TH 8:00PM - 9:00PM Ims, Jeremy $226.00 ($203.40) Enroll Now!
Beginning Drawing

Beginning Drawing

Adults / 14 and Up

This class is for adults new or returning to drawing. This class will focus on skills to train the eye and hand to transfer imagery from the real world to the page. In-class activities offer techniques that pay attention to each student's area of strength and struggle. This class is open to beginners as well as all levels of experience. Min 5/Max 12

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
WI-AAD012 01/16 - 03/06 TU 5:30PM - 7:00PM Cho, Andrew $150.00 ($135.00) Class is Full
SP-AAD012 03/26 - 05/14 MO 7:00PM - 8:30PM Bini, Ken $150.00 ($135.00) Enroll Now!
Beginning Handbuilding

Beginning Handbuilding

Adults / 14 and Up

This course introduces students to the possibilities of paperclay in the ceramics studio. As a more forgiving material, students will have hands on experience in preparing paperclay, various construction methods as well as decoration techniques to create pieces. Demonstration will be given during the class, and discussion about contemporary ceramics examples.

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
SP-AAC023 03/28 - 05/16 WE 7:00PM - 9:00PM Xu, Shiyuan $175.00 ($157.50) Enroll Now!
Beginning Metalsmithing

Beginning Metalsmithing

Adults / 14 and Up

Students will learn the basics of creating jewelry with sheet metal. We will do a pendant the first few classes that involves sawing, sanding, filing, soldering, and setting a stone. When that project is complete, students will be able to choose additional projects. Things like rings, earrings, pendants, bracelets, and small sculpture are all options to explore. Students may want to bring in small stones for first their first project. Copper and first stone provided, silver available for sale during class (expect first projects to cost $5-10 if working with silver).

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
SP-AAJ014 03/27 - 05/15 TU 6:00PM - 8:00PM Kimbrough, Carly $175.00 ($157.50) Enroll Now!
WI-AAJ014 01/18 - 03/08 TH 7:00PM - 9:00PM Marable, Bailey $175.00 ($157.50) Enroll Now!
Beginning Printmaking

Beginning Printmaking

Adults / 14 and Up

This course is designed to introduce students to a wide variety of printmaking processes. Students will explore traditional methods such as relief and intaglio; and also experiment with more contemporary methods. Methods covered may include but not be limited to; Relief, Monoprint, Intaglio, collagraph, Digital/Hybrid Combinations. This class is open to all levels of experience. Min 5/Max 8

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
SP-AAT014 03/29 - 05/17 TH 5:00PM - 7:00PM Benedetti, Michael $175.00 ($157.50) Enroll Now!
WI-AAT011 01/22 - 03/12 MO 5:30PM - 7:30PM Torgerson, Tonja $175.00 ($157.50) Enroll Now!
Bookmaking

Bookmaking

Adults / 14 and Up

Learn to make books! Students will successfully build multiple forms, from simple (pamphlet and flutter) to cloth-covered hardbound (codex), exposed stitch (coptic) and soft leather binding (long stitch). Session also includes instruction on paste paper, paper marbling and box making.

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
WI-AAX013 01/17 - 03/07 WE 6:30PM - 8:30PM MacKinnon, Liza $175.00 ($157.50) Enrollment Closed
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Brews with a Fuse: glass fusing

21+

Do you love to melt things? Us too! Learn glass fusing basics and create small pendants, key chains, wine glass charms or coasters. Price is per couple.

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
SP-MNMJ21 05/21 - 05/21 MO 5:30PM - 7:30PM Wagner, Shanna $60.00 ($54.00) Class is Full
Ceramic Sculpture with found objects

Ceramic Sculpture with found objects

Ages 14 - Adult

This is the usual open-ended sculpture class where anything goes, with a special option : instruction in ways to incorporate found objects into figurative sculpture (human or animal).

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
SP-AAC032 03/27 - 05/15 TU 5:30PM - 7:30PM Doores, Jennifer $175.00 ($157.50) Enroll Now!
Ceramics Open Studio

Ceramics Open Studio

Adults / 14 and Up

Open Studio is for advanced-level students who want to work independently. At least four ceramics classes at the Lawrence Arts Center are required before signing up for Open Studio. Fees include equipment use, firing, and basic glazes. Participants must provide their own clay. Unless posted otherwise, participants have open access to the studio during business hours; however, scheduled classes have studio right-of-way. Students must attend a mandatory meeting at 6:30 pm Tuesday, January 16th in the studio.

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
WI-AAC057 01/16 - 03/10 MO TU WE TH FR SA SU 9:00AM - 9:00PM Meistrell, Adam $210.00 ($189.00) Enroll Now!
SP-AAC057 03/26 - 05/19 MO TU WE TH FR SA SU 9:00AM - 9:00PM Meistrell, Adam $210.00 ($189.00) Enroll Now!
Ceramics Revolution

Ceramics Revolution

Adults / 14 and Up

This class focuses on fresh, new and exciting approaches to ceramic sculpture and functional art. All skill levels are welcome. The only requirement is an openness to clay and a willingness to experiment with new ideas in ceramics.

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
WI-AAC024 01/18 - 03/08 TH 7:00PM - 9:00PM Rice, Hollie $175.00 ($157.50) Enroll Now!
SP-AAC024 03/29 - 05/17 TH 7:00PM - 9:00PM Rice, Hollie $175.00 ($157.50) Enroll Now!
Clay + Print = Awesome

Clay + Print = Awesome

Ages 14 - Adult

The LAC's 2017-18 Artists in Residence, Shiyuan Xu & Michael Benedetti, will collaborate to teach this class that focuses on effective and exciting ways to combine ceramic and printmaking practices. Utilizing the ceramic studio and a variety of printmaking equipment, the artists will demonstrate how to use printmaking processes to transfer imagery to the surface of ceramic pieces.

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
WI-AAC022 01/18 - 03/08 TH 5:00PM - 7:00PM Xu, Shiyuan $175.00 ($157.50) Class is Full
Coloring Outside the Lines

Coloring Outside the Lines

Ages 2-3 + Adult

This child/adult class sets the stage for 2- or 3-year-olds to explore the arts with their favorite grown up. Paint, sing, print, and play in this hands-on atmosphere. Plan to get messy, so play clothes are a must!

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
WI-APC-1a 01/12 - 02/09 FR 9:30AM - 10:30AM Reimond, Linda $82.50 ($74.25) Class is Full
SP-APC-2a 03/30 - 04/20 FR 9:30AM - 10:30AM Reimond, Linda $66.00 ($59.40) Class is Full
SP-APC-3a 04/27 - 05/11 FR 9:30AM - 10:30AM Reimond, Linda $48.00 ($43.20) Enroll Now!
WI-APC-1b 01/12 - 02/09 FR 10:45AM - 11:45AM Reimond, Linda $82.50 ($74.25) Class is Full
SP-APC-2b 03/30 - 04/20 FR 10:45AM - 11:45AM Reimond, Linda $66.00 ($59.40) Enroll Now!
SP-APC-3b 04/27 - 05/11 FR 10:45AM - 11:45AM Reimond, Linda $48.00 ($43.20) Enroll Now!
Darkroom Photography

Darkroom Photography

Adults / 14 and Up

Learn fundamentals of darkroom photography from processing film to developing prints. Increase knowledge using various darkroom techniques including multiple exposures, solarization, photograms, reversals, and toning. Bring a manually adjustable 35mm single lens reflex camera and provide your own film and paper. Chemicals are supplied and access to lab outside of class is available. Cameras also available for loan. Min 5/Max 10

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
WI-AAH014 01/18 - 03/08 TH 7:00PM - 9:00PM Romanishin, Jason $175.00 ($157.50) Enrollment Closed
SP-AAH014 03/29 - 05/17 TH 7:00PM - 9:00PM Romanishin, Jason $175.00 ($157.50) Enroll Now!
Drawing Stories

Drawing Stories

Ages 14 - Adult

This beginning-level class will use drawing and visual note-taking to explore place, experience, memory, and imagination towards storyboarding for comics or graphic novels.

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
SP-AAD021 03/26 - 05/14 MO 6:30PM - 8:30PM Jost, Lora $190.00 ($171.00) Enroll Now!
Experimental Drawing

Experimental Drawing

Ages 14 - Adult

Its all about line in this one-day drawing workshop. Students experiment with a variety of methods to unlock their creativity and produce several 2D pieces. The methods are unconventional, but will push students to unlock their creativity to create artwork with unlimited potential.

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
SP-AAD033 03/28 - 05/16 WE 7:00PM - 8:30PM Smith, Kent $155.00 ($139.50) Enroll Now!
Felting

Felting

Adults / 14+

Learn how to create colorful 2-dimensional and sculptural, felted items out of wool using the wet felting technique. Using dyed wool as the paint, we'll create felted pictures, wall hangings and 3-dimensional items that are functional or purely artistic. Embellishing the finished pieces with decorative stitching and needle felting will also be covered. No experience necessary. Go to TraciBunkers.com for more information.

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
WI-AAF014 01/18 - 03/08 TH 7:00PM - 9:00PM Bunkers, Traci $170.00 ($153.00) Enrollment Closed
From Nature to Clay

From Nature to Clay

Ages 14 - Adult

Nature provides infinite inspirations for people to create artworks. This course focuses on turning natural elements into ceramic works. Students will explore forms, textures, surface and content based on natural elements to create either functional or sculptural pieces. Demonstration will be given during the class, and discussion about historical and contemporary ceramics examples.

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
SP-AAC021 03/26 - 05/14 MO 5:30PM - 7:30PM Xu, Shiyuan $175.00 ($157.50) Enroll Now!
Fundamentals of Oil Painting

Fundamentals of Oil Painting

Adults / 14+

This class will introduce the basics of painting with oil paints. Students will learn about the basic tools, chemistry, and control of the paint with fundamental exercises that are of value to beginning and experienced artists alike. Learn how to develop paintings incorporating lessons in composition, focus and color. Basic supplies will be provided. Note: A familiarity with drawing skills is recommended but not required.

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
WI-AAP026 01/20 - 03/10 SA 10:00AM - 12:00PM Bini, Ken $175.00 ($157.50) Enroll Now!
SP-AAP026 03/31 - 05/19 SA 10:00AM - 12:00PM Bini, Ken $175.00 ($157.50) Enroll Now!
Handbuilt Function

Handbuilt Function

Ages 14 - Adult

Learn how to design paper stencils to create and fold functional forms out of clay. The stencils will also be used to explore surface techniques.

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
WI-AAC025 01/19 - 03/09 FR 10:00AM - 12:00PM Meistrell, Adam $175.00 ($157.50) Enroll Now!
Imaginative Drawing

Imaginative Drawing

Adults / 14+

This beginning-level drawing class will guide students in using both traditional and unorthodox drawing techniques and materials to produce inventive drawings. We will sketch, doodle, write, and even drive into our drawings using expansive mark-making methods and explore what a "worked" drawing is. A sketchbook will be provided for each student. No previous experience necessary.

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
WI-AAD031 01/22 - 03/12 MO 6:30PM - 8:30PM Jost, Lora $190.00 ($171.00) Enroll Now!
Improv Your Way Through Anything

Improv Your Way Through Anything

Adults

Need more fun in your life? Want a space where being silly is approved? Come play classic theatre and comedy tv games that tease your brain and challenge your spontaneity. Expand your comfort zone in a class that is the opposite of serious.

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
WI-AAZ014 01/11 - 05/03 TH 6:00PM - 7:00PM Towle, Leah $220.00 ($198.00) Enroll Now!
Intro to Digital Photography

Intro to Digital Photography

Adults / 14 and Up

Take better pictures, develop your photographic technique and learn more about your digital SLR in this beginning class that explores basic camera function, light, composition, and exposure.

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
WI-AAL011 02/05 - 03/12 MO 7:00PM - 9:00PM Dean, Ann $130.00 ($117.00) Class is Full
SP-AAL011 03/26 - 05/14 MO 7:00PM - 9:00PM Dean, Ann $165.00 ($148.50) Enroll Now!
Introduction to Painting

Introduction to Painting

Adults / 14 and Up

Learn the basics of painting from composition and color theory to paint application, and build familiarity with the medium of paint. The first day of class will address terms and needed materials and a look at the current exhibitions.

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
WI-AAP012 01/16 - 03/06 TU 7:30PM - 9:30PM Romanishin, Jason $175.00 ($157.50) Class is Full
SP-AAP012 03/27 - 05/15 TU 7:30PM - 9:30PM Romanishin, Jason $175.00 ($157.50) Enroll Now!
Jewelry Design

Jewelry Design

Adults / 14 and Up

Learn techniques to make quality jewelry pieces working in copper, brass & sterling silver. Students will refine techniques such as sawing, filing, drilling, soldering, forming & stone setting. Each class will involve a new project, while allowing plenty of time to work on your own designs. Focus of the class will be on producing basic jewelry pieces- rings, chains, earrings & pendants. Materials will be available for purchase. Some basic understanding of metal work is helpful. Min 5/Max 14

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
WI-AAJ023 01/17 - 03/07 WE 7:00PM - 9:00PM Sudlow, Rachael $210.00 ($189.00) Enroll Now!
SP-AAJ023 03/28 - 05/16 WE 7:00PM - 9:00PM Sudlow, Rachael $210.00 ($189.00) Enroll Now!
Jump Start your Novel

Jump Start your Novel

Ages 14 - Adult

Get the ideas brewing in your head on to the page! Wherever you are in the process, join us to examine the choices every writer has when facing the blank page. We'll explore topics such as plot, characters, point of view and setting.

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
WI-AAW016 02/24 - 02/24 SA 1:00PM - 5:00PM Krause, Molly $38.00 ($34.20) Enroll Now!
Letterpress

Letterpress

Adults / 14 and Up

If you like the written word and making images, this class gives you a chance to combine the two. Tim O'Brien will teach how to design, set and print type to create stationery, business cards and broadsheets, or the student's own project.

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
WI-AAT024 01/18 - 03/08 TH 7:00PM - 9:00PM O'Brien, Tim $175.00 ($157.50) Enrollment Closed
SP-AAT024 03/29 - 05/17 TH 7:30PM - 9:30PM O'Brien, Tim $175.00 ($157.50) Enroll Now!
Life Drawing and Anatomy for the Artist

Life Drawing and Anatomy for the Artist

Adults / 18+

Students learn to draw the human figure working from a live model. Instructor will focus on developing skill in a variety of drawing media. Open to all levels. Students will need to purchase basic drawing supplies. Must be at least 18 to enroll. No photographic devices allowed.

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
WI-AAD024 01/18 - 03/08 TH 7:00PM - 9:30PM Ridgway, Jeff $210.00 ($189.00) Enroll Now!
SP-AAD024 03/29 - 05/17 TH 7:00PM - 9:30PM Ridgway, Jeff $210.00 ($189.00) Enroll Now!
Majolica

Majolica

Ages 14 - Adult

What do you do when you don't know how to make porcelain and all your clay is red? Why, invent a thick white glaze to cover it up! Italy's answer to China's porcelain monopoly, majolica provides a warm white surface which begs for pattern and imagery. Come explore this popular lowfire surface and let the paintings flow!

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
WI-AAC026 01/20 - 03/10 SA 2:30PM - 4:30PM Cho, Andrew $175.00 ($157.50) Enroll Now!
Metals Open Studio

Metals Open Studio

Adults / 14 and Up

Use this time to create your own work outside of a rigid class style. An instructor will be on hand to help with technical guidance & have supplies available for purchase. Demos can be done on advanced techniques & tools. You must have prior metals experience to enroll.

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
WI-AAJ053 01/17 - 03/07 WE 5:30PM - 7:00PM Sudlow, Rachael $175.00 ($157.50) Enroll Now!
SP-AAJ053 03/28 - 05/16 WE 5:30PM - 7:00PM Sudlow, Rachael $175.00 ($157.50) Enroll Now!
Monoprint

Monoprint

Adults / 14+

Monotype is a printmaking process through which one-of-a-kind works are created by transferring ink from plate to paper through the use of a high-pressured etching press. We will explore different methods of image making utilizing this process while learning how to incorporate collage, drawing, chine collé, and other techniques to enhance the works. All experience levels encouraged to participate in this highly forgiving, flexible and personal process.

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
SP-AAT016 03/30 - 05/18 FR 10:00AM - 12:00PM Bullock, Eliza $175.00 ($157.50) Enroll Now!
Moods of Poetry

Moods of Poetry

Ages 14 - Adult

Celebrate Poetry Month with a workshop for veteran poets, beginners, and readers of poetry. Writing begins with a mood. This workshop explains how to fit the mysterious emotional energy to verse. Quick anger calls for short poems with short, tense lines. Nature poetry lends itself to rambling odes. Learn best practices and traditions from a master poet. Students will examine examples and write drafts in class. Optional sharing and critiques. The class includes the book Moods in Poetry: A Guidebook for Writers.

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
SP-AAW036 04/28 - 04/28 SA 1:00PM - 4:00PM Low, Denise $45.00 ($40.50) Enroll Now!
Non-Representational Painting

Non-Representational Painting

Ages 14 - Adult

Using various subject models and techniques, students will explore non-representational painting techniques. The course will concentrate on expressive interpretations of the human figure, still life, nature, color and form, as well as study various contemporary and historical abstract artists as they apply to the week's project. All levels welcome.

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
WI-AAP013 01/17 - 03/07 WE 7:00PM - 9:00PM Bini, Ken $175.00 ($157.50) Enroll Now!
Open Model

Open Model

Adults / 18+

You will have the opportunity to draw from the model each week using your choice of media. The models will do quick gesture poses at the beginning of each session and then a longer pose for the group. This class is not for beginners. Enrollees must provide their own art supplies. Must be 18 to enroll. Photographic devices not allowed. Students who enroll in Life Drawing receive a 50% discount on Open Model class.

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
WI-AAD117 01/21 - 03/11 SU 1:00PM - 3:00PM Ridgway, Jeff $190.00 ($171.00) Enroll Now!
SP-AAD117 03/25 - 05/20 SU 1:00PM - 3:00PM Ridgway, Jeff $190.00 ($171.00) Enroll Now!
Open Studio: Oil Media w/ Louis

Open Studio: Oil Media w/ Louis

Adults / 14+

This open studio is for self-directed students and artists of all skill levels working with oil based media. All styles of painting and drawing are welcome. Lively discussions about the art world will likely occur! Louis will meet with students individually to offer guidance and occasionally give demonstrations. Open Studio students should bring their own materials.

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
SP-AAP032 03/27 - 05/15 TU 10:00AM - 12:00PM Copt, Louis $230.00 ($207.00) Enroll Now!
Open Studio: Water Media w/ Louis

Open Studio: Water Media w/ Louis

Ages 14 - Adult

This open studio is for self-directed students and artists of all skill levels working with water based media. All styles of painting and drawing are welcome. Lively discussions about the art world will likely occur! Louis will meet with students individually to offer guidance and occasionally give demonstrations. Open Studio students should bring their own materials.

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
SP-AAP031 03/26 - 05/14 MO 10:00AM - 12:00PM Copt, Louis $230.00 ($207.00) Enroll Now!
Paper Clay

Paper Clay

Ages 14 - Adult

This course introduces students to the possibilities of paperclay in the ceramics studio. As a more forgiving material, students will have hands on experience in preparing paperclay, various construction methods as well as decoration techniques to create pieces. Demonstration will be given during the class, and discussion about contemporary ceramics examples.

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
WI-AAC023 01/17 - 03/07 WE 7:00PM - 9:00PM Xu, Shiyuan $175.00 ($157.50) Enroll Now!
Photoshop for Artists

Photoshop for Artists

Ages 14 - Adult

Many artists use a version of Adobe Photoshop to correct photographs and use them for painting reference, but most do not know how professional photographers use Photoshop to quickly re-paint and manipulate their photographs to achieve artistic results. John read every Photoshop book out there, but it wasn't until he studied with professional photographers that he understood how to use the powerful painting tools in the program. In this in-depth survey, he will show you the fast and easy way to repaint your photos to reflect your artistic vision. Plain English - no tech jargon.

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
WI-AAL022 01/16 - 03/06 TU 5:30PM - 7:30PM Hulsey, John $190.00 ($171.00) Enroll Now!
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Pinot and Paint: abstraction

21+

Create your own Rothko-esque painting in this delightful evening with Louis. Price is per couple.

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
SP-MNMP11 04/16 - 04/16 MO 5:30PM - 7:30PM Copt, Louis $60.00 ($54.00) Enroll Now!
Pop-up Paper Sculpture

Pop-up Paper Sculpture

Adults / 14 and Up

Experimenting with pop-up book structures and paper cutting processes, this class interlaces two paper based traditions into complimentary forms. Students will create pop-up structures and learn basic kirigami and paper cutting/folding traditions and techniques.

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
SP-AAX012 03/27 - 05/15 TU 6:30PM - 8:30PM Kelly, Alicia $175.00 ($157.50) Enroll Now!
Print to 3D

Print to 3D

Ages 14 - Adult

This course will focus on the creative process after material has been printed. Students will explore the potential of combining three dimensional construction and printmaking in order to create sculptural forms. Screenprinting and relief printmaking will be introduced and students will learn how these processes can be used to engage space using paper, cardboard, plywood, and found objects.

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
SP-AAT022 03/27 - 05/15 TU 5:30PM - 7:30PM Benedetti, Michael $175.00 ($157.50) Enroll Now!
Printmaking Open Studio

Printmaking Open Studio

Adults / 14 and Up

This studio class is for experienced printmakers interested in working independently. At least four printmaking classes at the Lawrence Arts Center are required before signing up for Open Studio. Fee includes equipment use, solvents and tools. Participants must provide their own paper and inks. Participants have access during the times the studio is open, but the scheduled classes have the right-of-way. Students must attend a mandatory meeting on 5:30pm Monday, March 26th.

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
WI-AAT057 01/16 - 03/10 MO TU WE TH FR SA SU 9:00AM - 9:00PM Meistrell, Adam $210.00 ($189.00) Enroll Now!
SP-AAT057 03/26 - 05/19 MO TU WE TH FR SA SU 9:00AM - 9:00PM Meistrell, Adam $210.00 ($189.00) Enroll Now!
Relief

Relief

Adults / 14+

This course will explore Japanese hand-printing (Moku Hanga), Western press-and-brayer style, and everything in between. We will look at the history of these processes as well as printmaking artists who utilize both styles. Students will carve and print using both styles on Western rag and Japanese papers.

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
WI-AAT032 01/16 - 03/06 TU 5:30PM - 7:30PM Benedetti, Michael $175.00 ($157.50) Class is Full
Returning Potter

Returning Potter

Adults / 14+

Refine your technique and achieve new goals. This class will review the basics then incorporate advanced work such as lidded vessels, pulled handles, and assembling separate components.

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
SP-AAC026 03/31 - 05/19 SA 2:30PM - 4:30PM Cho, Andrew $175.00 ($157.50) Enroll Now!
Screenprinting Structures

Screenprinting Structures

Ages 14 - Adult

Exploring the screen printing process alongside basic paper folding and cutting techniques, this class focuses on experimenting with printed paper templates that will be folded, cut and assembled to create multiple structures or a one-of-a-kind paper sculpture.

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
WI-AAX012 01/16 - 03/06 TU 6:30PM - 8:30PM Kelly, Alicia $175.00 ($157.50) Enroll Now!
Screenwriting

Screenwriting

Adults / 14+

Learn & explore the fundamentals of writing a screenplay such as character, dialogue, and plot structure. Bring an existing idea or create a new one while working in a supportive and collaborative workshop setting.

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
WI-AAW012WL 01/23 - 03/13 TU 7:00PM - 9:00PM Angell, Marlo $0.00 ($0.00) Enroll Now!
WI-AAW012 01/23 - 03/13 TU 7:00PM - 9:00PM Angell, Marlo $165.00 ($148.50) Class is Full
Sculpting Fabric

Sculpting Fabric

Adults / 14+

Gather together for an impromptu sewing circle and learn up to 12 different traditional and modern 3-d fabric manipulations. Basic sewing skills recommended, however most forms require minimal stitching and many even rely on hot glue. You will leave the workshop flush with the skills and samples to embellish and accessorize your home, your art and even yourself.

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
SP-AAX011 03/26 - 05/14 MO 6:30PM - 8:30PM MacKinnon, Liza $175.00 ($157.50) Enroll Now!
Sewing Fundamentals

Sewing Fundamentals

Adults / 14 and Up

In this class you will learn about textiles through feel and burn tests, sketch fashion outfits, create a pattern, cut, and sew your own garment. All skill levels are welcome as you work with a formally trained Fashion Design instructor.

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
SP-AAF012 03/29 - 05/17 TH 7:00PM - 9:00PM Stueve, Jill $175.00 ($157.50) Enroll Now!
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Six Words & Sauvignon

21+

Sipping with Six Words - Put on your writer's hat and join in the Six Word Memoir movement! Price is per couple.

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
WI-AAMW11 01/22 - 01/22 MO 6:30PM - 8:30PM Krause, Molly $60.00 ($54.00) Class is Full
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So You Want to Blog

Ages 14 - Adult

Bring your laptop and we'll look at popular blogs as examples. The practical and theoretical issues will be discussed.

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
SP-AAW032 03/27 - 03/27 TU 5:30PM - 7:30PM Krause, Molly $28.00 ($25.20) Class is Full
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St. Patty's Sip & Sing

21+

Irish drinking songs paired with a ukulele. What's not to love? Price is per couple.

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
WI-AAMP31 03/12 - 03/12 MO 5:30PM - 7:30PM Bennett, Jennifer $60.00 ($54.00) Enroll Now!
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Stage Combat for Couples

21+

This introduction to stage fighting will a focus on trips, falls, punches, slaps, and other hand to hand combat... and how to do this all safely. Price is per couple.

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
WI-AAMP21 02/12 - 02/12 MO 6:30PM - 8:30PM Palmquist, Eric $60.00 ($54.00) Enroll Now!
Stained Glass

Stained Glass

Adults / 14 and Up

Stained glass is one of the most precious and revered mediums in the decorative arts. Explore fundamental stained glass techniques while creating a unique piece. Class is project focused: students will leave with a small stained glass window. No experience necessary.

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
WI-AAJ036 01/20 - 03/10 SA 9:00AM - 11:00AM Wagner, Shanna $175.00 ($157.50) Enroll Now!
SP-AAJ046 03/31 - 05/19 SA 9:00AM - 11:00AM Wagner, Shanna $175.00 ($157.50) Enroll Now!
Steamroller Relief Printmaking

Steamroller Relief Printmaking

Adults / 14+

Go Large. Students enrolled in this class will create large scale woodcuts. To conclude the 8 week session, students will meet on the street on the day of the Art Tougeau Parade, to print using a steamroller. Collaboration is encouraged. Team up with family and friends to create a colossal print.

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
SP-AAT021 03/26 - 05/14 MO 5:30PM - 7:30PM Torgerson, Tonja $190.00 ($171.00) Enroll Now!
Stop Motion Animation

Stop Motion Animation

Ages 14 - Adult

This class will explore stop techniques as students work collaboratively to produce a short animation.

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
SP-AAL013 03/28 - 05/16 WE 6:00PM - 8:00PM Hernandez, Olivia $165.00 ($148.50) Enroll Now!
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The Next Steps: Applications for Artists

21+

This artist to artist professional development workshop is geared towards those looking for opportunities to advance their careers. Each week will focus on a different topic as we work towards refining application materials for maximum impact. From sharpening your artist statement to selecting great work samples- artists of all disciplines are invited to join us for this "deep dive".

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
WI-AART051 01/29 - 03/05 MO 6:30PM - 8:30PM Strid, Kyla $130.00 ($117.00) Enroll Now!
Watercolor Fast & Loose

Watercolor Fast & Loose

Adults / 14 and Up

This course is for any painters who want to explore the expressive qualities of watercolor and build confidence with the medium. Each class period, John Hulsey will demonstrate either a basic or advanced technique necessary for you to create a small painting. We will concentrate on making beautiful paintings from loose, expressive strokes and colorful washes. *Please note, a list of additional supplies needed will be emailed upon enrollment in this class.

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
SP-AAP022 03/27 - 05/15 TU 5:00PM - 7:00PM Hulsey, John $210.00 ($189.00) Enroll Now!
Writing Plot: What's Going On?

Writing Plot: What's Going On?

Ages 14 - Adult

A good story needs a good plot. True? True, at least most of the time. In this class, we'll explore conventional and innovative ways to use dreams, stakes, triggers and troubles to enliven your writing and engage your readers. Classes include discussion, writing and sharing (optional). Please bring your favorite writing tool(s).

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
SP-AAW013 03/28 - 05/16 WE 6:00PM - 8:00PM Wharff, Mary $165.00 ($148.50) Enroll Now!
Writing: Kick-Start Your Practice

Writing: Kick-Start Your Practice

Ages 14 - Adult

No matter what type of writing you do, here's a chance to get inspired and practice. During the first hour, you'll get a prompt, write about it in a form you like, and then, share it out loud (if you want to). During the second hour, we'll do it all again! Please bring your favorite writing tool(s).

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
WI-AAW023 01/17 - 03/07 WE 6:00PM - 8:00PM Wharff, Mary $165.00 ($148.50) Class is Full
Zumba Dance Fitness

Zumba Dance Fitness

Adults/9th Grade & Up

Ditch the workout and join the party! Come Dance, Shout, Smile and Sweat. This Zumba Dance-Fitness class will have you dancing and burning calories to Latin and World rhythms! Held at: Eagles Lodge,1803 W 6th St, Lawrence, KS 66044

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
WI-CDAZF3 01/10 - 05/16 WE 6:00PM - 7:00PM Duenas, Rauly $226.00 ($203.40) Enroll Now!